feeling feeling  /ˈfi lɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the experiencing of affective and emotional states
  2. (n) a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
  3. (n) the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
  4. (n) a physical sensation that you experience
  5. (n) the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin
  6. (n) an intuitive understanding of something

Usage(s):

  1. Built in Soviet-bloc Yugoslavia, the Yugo had the distinct feeling of something assembled at gunpoint.
  2. I get the feeling that I am seeing it fresh for the first time.
  3. It leaves one feeling restless and dissatisfied.

News

  1. Sparks derail Lynx 87-59

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The feeling stuck with Kristi Toliver when the Minnesota Lynx celebrated on her home floor last October and ended her championship aspirations.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Distressed Cities Package leaves Syracuse's mayor feeling distressed

    It's called the Distressed Cities Package, but it's left the mayor of Syracuse feeling distressed. Stephanie Miner, a frequent critic of state reforms, is unhappy with some changes in the final legislation. YNN's Bill Carey says they are changes the mayor thinks could add to the city's fiscal problems.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: YNN Syracuse

  3. Cameron Diaz Flips the Bird on The Other Woman Set—See the Pic!

    Feeling bold, Cameron Diaz? The blond beauty was spotted in NYC on the set of her upcoming flick, The Other Woman, where she was snapped subtly flipping the bird for the camera. ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: E! Online

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Quotes

  1. "We have the feeling - but we will continue to observe that with great attention - that what is needed in terms of level of interventions on our part has been progressively diminishing," Trichet said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Jean-Claude Trichet Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "The feeling is absolutely amazing. It is really tough to describe," Berdych said. "Every young kid, from the first time he hits the ball and thinks to be a tennis player, this is the dream to be in the final of any Grand Slam. This is...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Tomas Berdych Source: USA Today

  3. "That was a really special feeling," US coach Bob Bradley said. "These guys put a lot into it, they never quit. We're proud. We finished first in our group. Five points, didn't lose a match. So we're ready."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Bob Bradley Source: The Associated Press

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